The ‘Google’ Archives
Posted September 12, 2014 by

How to Disable DirectWrite on Google Chrome

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Google has released Chrome 37 for Linux, Mac, and Windows. This new version of Chrome is updated with improved font rendering on web pages with DirectWrite support on Windows OS. With DirectWrite, we can expect improvements in performance and better-looking text, without requiring any changes from web programmers. However, some users have complained that after […]

Category Browsers, Google, Internet

Posted September 5, 2014 by

How Do I know If I Am Using Google Chrome 32-Bit or 64-Bit

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Google recently released the 64-bit version of Google Chrome. This new version for Windows promises better speed, security and stability than Chrome’s 32-bit version. Since most Windows users are running a 64-bit operating system, the 64-bit version of Google Chrome can take full advantage of this configuration to give better speed and performance metrics. When […]

Category Browsers, Google, Internet

Posted August 29, 2014 by

How Do I Use Google Translate Offline on My Phone?

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If you usually use Google Translate when you travel or study, you may not like the idea of having to be connected to the Internet all the time to use the service. In addition, getting the results of a translated text could take much longer when a network is unstable, and you may not get […]

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Posted August 26, 2014 by

How Do I Schedule Text Messages on Samsung Phones?

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Because of busy schedules and daily distractions, forgetting to send important text messages is a common problem for many people. While you can create notes to remind you, scheduling a message is a better option. Using scheduled text messages, you no longer have to rely solely on your memory to send them, and you can […]

Category Android, Google

Posted August 23, 2014 by

How Do I Track and Send Messages to My Lost Android Phone?

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Even though we keep our phone close to us, we sometimes lose it. Fortunately, we can use services to track the device and get it back. The steps in this tutorial will help you find your Android phone in case you ever lose it in the future.

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Posted August 7, 2014 by

How Do I Turn WiFi On or Off Automatically at a Specific Time on My Galaxy S5?

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The battery life of smartphones usually does not last long, and most brands typically require recharging frequently. Fortunately, turning off connections that are unnecessary or not in use can greatly increase battery life. While this task can be done manually, it is easily and often forgotten. On your Galaxy S5, you can turn connections like […]

Category Android, Google

Posted August 5, 2014 by

How Do I View and Edit Google Drive Documents Offline?

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When you travel, working on documents stored on Google Drive may not be possible since you might not always have access to an Internet connection. Fortunately, Google Drive can be configured to run even without the Internet so that you can view and edit your documents no matter where you are. Here is how you […]

Category Google, Internet

Posted August 3, 2014 by

How Do I Move Message Threads to the Top of the Messages App on My Galaxy S5?

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If you text frequently, the number of threads inside your Messages app will rapidly increase. This makes finding the message threads of favorite or important contacts difficult. Luckily, on the Galaxy S5, you can choose specific threads to move to the top of the list so that you can see and access the ones you […]

Category Android, Google

Posted July 28, 2014 by

How Do I Move Android Apps from One Developer Account to Another?

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In the past, Google Play allowed developers from only a few countries to sell paid apps on the Play store. For developers in countries that were excluded, distributing paid apps under the account of a friend or company in supported countries was a common solution. However, as the Play store has expanded, more and more […]

Category Android, Google

Posted June 25, 2014 by

How Do I Use the Fingerprint Scanner to Unlock My Galaxy S5?

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If you use your phone frequently, chances are you will find it inconvenient to type a long password every time you unlock the phone. Fortunately, using the fingerprint scanner to unlock the phone can completely eliminate the need to type a password. Not only does the fingerprint scanner let you unlock your phone quickly with […]

Category Android, Google